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Wool compared to UK housing

In 1983 you could buy the 'average' UK home for the equivalent of 6,681.36 kilograms of Wool. By 2014 the amount of Wool required to buy the 'average' residential property in the United Kingdom increased to 28,188.65 kilograms.

Wool

+52%
  • Over the past 31 years
  • Compound Annual Growth: 1.35%
  • Greatest yearly performance: 55.19%
  • Poorest yearly performance: -33.87%
  • Source: International Monetary Fund
  • Description: Wool, fine, 19 micron, Australian Wool Exchange spot quote, US cents per kilogram

UK Houses

+540%
  • Over the past 31 years
  • Compound Annual Growth: 6.17%
  • Greatest yearly performance: 34.63%
  • Poorest yearly performance: -17.17%
  • Source: Halifax